Payroll Analyst

Location: Singapore
Job Type: Contract
Posted: over 1 year ago
Contact: Maricris Fermin
Reference: 246097

Payroll Analyst

  • 6 months contract role

Our Client

  • Well known social media company

The Opportunity

We are looking for a driven, high energy, experience, hands-on professional to work in the Finance Operations team in APAC. The successful candidate must be a driven, high energy, customer service focused individual that can work well with internal and external customers at all levels. This position reports to the Head of APAC Payroll.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Manage and review payroll for multiple countries and entities in APAC region - ensuring accuracy, timeliness and compliance to local requirements
  • Build and manage payroll process to ensure adequate internal controls, drive efficiencies and process improvements as well as timely review of payroll computations
  • Collaboration with internal and external partners (Payroll Service Provider, HR, Benefit and Stocks Team, authorities and auditors)
  • Take charge and support payroll compliance and filings as well as ad hoc requests from local statutory authorities and Internal Audit. Ensure strict adherence to SOX and compliance requirements
  • Evaluate internal work processes and service deliveries, make recommendations and support implementing improvement for process efficiencies to scale
  • Support any ongoing Finance global/ regional operations projects as required
  • Support other operation task as assigned

Your Background

  • Has Finance or Business Degree or Diploma or equivalent
  • Has 2-5 years of relevant experience in regional Payroll Operations within APAC region and with a fast-growing multi-national company
  • Experience and ability to work effectively with outsourced payroll vendors and geographically disperse teams
  • Highly organized, meticulous and ability to multi-task in a fast paced working environment
  • Strong interpersonal skills, fluency in English, hands-on, resourceful and a team player
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving and organization skills with desire for continuous improvement
  • Proficient in MS Office and relevant software, particularly strong in Excel
  • Experience in handling Singapore and any other 2 APAC countries payroll will be a plus
  • Experience with Workday is a plus
  • Knowledge of General Ledger Accounting will be an advantage
Interested parties please click "Apply Now" or send your CV directly to Maricris Fermin (EA Reg no: R1110126) at

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